Tour Laguna de Mocurca
the Mucurca Lagoon
This provides an excellent opportunity to observe Andean wildlife. The Mucurca lagoon is located at 4,600 metres above sea level. You can see vegetation such as the famous yareta (azórela compacta), ichu (Andean straw grass) and animals including llamas and alpacas, alongside the beautiful lagoon that lies in the shadow of the Ampato volcano where the ‘mummy Juanita’ was discovered in 1995. This is a wild and untouched place seldom visited by tourists.
Duration of the tour: approximately 7-8 hours.
By trek 3 days we include on this tour mule that carry the meals and all the cooking equipement + your back packs.